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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Feb 18, 2010
    Deleted in Mac, No Space Recovered...
    Hello, I recently used my MBP to delete
    (1) Photos off a SDHC Memory Card via Card Reader and
    (2) 50-100G off a WD Passport Drive (FAT32)

    When I use either of these devices, it says Memory Full, and shows 0.0MB space free. The files are gone. Therefore I cannot re-delete them on a Window's machine.

    As I've seen on many forums, people teach the user how to re-format the device using Disk Utility into HFS+.

    In my case, I do not wish to reformat anything, just regain the space I lost (Still have 200+G of Photos I do not wish to lose).

    Please advise.

    Thank You !

  2. #2

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    Member Since
    Dec 03, 2006
    Irvine, CA
    Black Macbook C2D 2GHz 3GB RAM 250GB HD iPhone 4 iPad 3G
    Plug the devices back into your MBP and then empty the Trash

    June 2007
    July 2009

  3. #3

    stingray's Avatar
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    Jul 28, 2008
    Houston, TX
    20" iMac 2.4 GHz, 4gb | 16gb white iPhone 3Gs | MacBook 2.1GHz, 1gb | 40gb AppleTV |
    Quote Originally Posted by Kash View Post
    Plug the devices back into your MBP and then empty the Trash
    yup, what Kash said...

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